Fuji Xerox announced the opening of its new manufacturing company in Vietnam. Located in the Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park in Hai Phong with an investment of approximately ten billion rand (nine billion yen), the 57,563sqm facility marks a major milestone for the company in Vietnam and will serve as a key manufacturing hub globally. Fuji Xerox Hai Phong plans to meet its full manufacturing capacity by the end of fiscal 2015.

The new facility will respond to increasing worldwide needs with the manufacturing and shipping of the latest products including digital colour multifunction devices and small-sized light-emitting diode (LED) printers. With a manufacturing capacity of around two million units per year, the manufacturing facility will also manufacture key components for these devices such as printed wiring boards and drum cartridge components.

Masaaki Nabeta, president, Fuji Xerox Hai Phong said, 'Our new facility in Vietnam will combine our leading manufacturing expertise and operating standards to deliver innovative, high-quality products and solutions to customers around the world. We are honored to be a part of Vietnam’s rapidly growing economy as we continue to invest and develop a world-class workforce working with the local community in the coming years.